Woundfin (Plagopterus argentissimus)

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Listing Status:    and  

Population detail

The FWS is currently monitoring the following populations of the Woundfin 

  • Population location: Wherever found, except where listed as an experimental population

    Listing status:  Endangered

    • States/US Territories in which this population is known to or is believed to occur:  Arizona , Nevada , Utah
    • US Counties in which this population is known to or is believed to occur:  View All
    • Countries in which the this population is known to occur:  United States
  • Population location: Gila R. drainage, AZ, NM

    Listing status:  Experimental Population, Non-Essential

    • States/US Territories in which this population is known to or is believed to occur:  Arizona
    • US Counties in which this population is known to or is believed to occur:  View All
 
Current Listing Status Summary
Status Date Listed Lead Region Where Listed
10/13/1970 Mountain-Prairie Region (Region 6) Wherever found, except where listed as an experimental population
07/24/1985 Mountain-Prairie Region (Region 6) Gila R. drainage, AZ, NM

» Federal Register Documents

Federal Register Documents
Date Citation Page Title
05/06/2014 79 FR 25883 Endangered and Threatened Wildlife and Plants; Initiation of 5-Year Status Reviews of Nine Species in the Mountain-Prairie Region
04/07/2006 71 FR 17900 17902 Initiation of a 5-Year Review of Maguire Daisy, Holmgren Milk-Vetch, Shivwits Milk-Vetch, Virgin River Chub, Woundfin, and Kanab Ambersnail
04/05/1995 60 FR 17296 17311 ETWP; Proposed Determination of Critical Habitat for Woundfin, Virgin River Chub, and Virgin Spinedace and Notice of Public Hearing
07/24/1985 50 FR 30188 30195 Determination of Experimental Population Status for Certain Introduced Populations of Colorado Squawfish & Woundfin; 50 FR 30188-30195
11/02/1977 42 FR 57329 57330 Proposed Determination of Critical Habitat for the Woundfin; 42 FR 57329 57330 (Plagopterus argentissimus)
07/27/2007 72 FR 54922 54923 Virgin River Habitat Conservation and Recovery Program, Clark County, NV
04/10/1984 49 FR 14149 14152 Proposed Determination of Experimental Population Status for Certain Introduced Populations of Colorado Squawfish & Woundfin; 49 FR 14149- 14152
01/26/2000 65 FR 4140 4156 ETWP; Designation of Critical Habitat for the Woundfin and Virgin River Chub
09/27/2007 72 FR 54922 54923 Virgin River Habitat Conservation and Recovery Program, Clark County, NV, Notice of intent to prepare an environmental impact statement (EIS) and notice of public meetings
10/13/1970 35 FR 16047 16048 Appendix D - United States List of Endangered Native Fish and Wildlife; 35 FR 16047 16048
Special Rule Publications
Date Citation Page Title
04/10/1984 49 FR 14149 14152 Proposed Determination of Experimental Population Status for Certain Introduced Populations of Colorado Squawfish & Woundfin; 49 FR 14149- 14152
07/24/1985 50 FR 30188 30195 Determination of Experimental Population Status for Certain Introduced Populations of Colorado Squawfish & Woundfin; 50 FR 30188-30195

» Recovery

Current Recovery Plan(s)
Date Title Plan Action Status Plan Status
04/19/1995 Virgin River Fishes Recovery Plan View Implementation Progress Final Revision 2
Other Recovery Documents
Date Citation Page Title Document Type
04/07/2006 71 FR 17900 17902 Initiation of a 5-Year Review of Maguire Daisy, Holmgren Milk-Vetch, Shivwits Milk-Vetch, Virgin River Chub, Woundfin, and Kanab Ambersnail
  • Notice 5-year Review, Initiation
05/06/2014 79 FR 25883 Endangered and Threatened Wildlife and Plants; Initiation of 5-Year Status Reviews of Nine Species in the Mountain-Prairie Region
  • Notice 5-year Review, Initiation
Five Year Review
Date Title
05/01/2008 Virgin River Fishes 5-Year Review

» Critical Habitat

Date Citation Page Title Document Type Status
01/26/2000 65 FR 4140 4156 ETWP; Designation of Critical Habitat for the Woundfin and Virgin River Chub Final Rule Final designated
04/05/1995 60 FR 17296 17311 ETWP; Proposed Determination of Critical Habitat for Woundfin, Virgin River Chub, and Virgin Spinedace and Notice of Public Hearing Proposed Rule Final designated
11/02/1977 42 FR 57329 57330 Proposed Determination of Critical Habitat for the Woundfin; 42 FR 57329 57330 (Plagopterus argentissimus) Proposed Rule Not Required

To learn more about critical habitat please see http://ecos.fws.gov/crithab

» Conservation Plans

No conservation plans have been created for Woundfin.

» Petitions

» Life History

No Life History information has been entered into this system for this species.

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